SYLACAUGA, Ala. – RadioAlabama and SylacaugaNews.com are again offering cash scholarships to local high school seniors.

Awards in the amount of $500 each will be given to a graduate of Sylacauga High School, B.B. Comer Memorial High School, Childersburg High School, and Fayetteville High School to help with college expenses

The intent is to recognize academic achievement and reward integrity, leadership, initiative, entrepreneurial spirit, communication skills, and community involvement. Since the program began in 2013, almost $18,000 has been made available to area graduates.

A qualifying applicant must have a current-year grade point average equivalent to 3.0 or higher on a 4.0 scale and accepted for enrollment in a two- or four-year college, university, or trade school. Completed applications are due by 5:00 p.m. on Thursday, May 2, and details are available from principals or guidance counselors at each school.

Based in Sylacauga, the RadioAlabama network is a unique multimedia entertainment and digital marketing solutions company primarily focused on East Central Alabama. Its assets include six radio brands across eight signals along with associated mobile apps, websites, social media channels, and text messaging services plus a hyperlocal online news, sports, and weather service. In addition to streaming platforms for PCs, laptops, and mobile devices, its stations are also available via iHeart Radio, Tune-In, and Amazon Alexa-enabled smart speakers for global on-demand reach.

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